Sunday, March 31, 2013

Carl "Bud" Lundquist, BHS 1953

Carl, or Bud grew up in Burbank and was the oldest of five children. His siblings were Carol Lundquist Thompson, BHS '56 (1938-2002), Richard 'Dick' Lundquist, BHS '54 (1936-1990), Barbie Lundquist Manor, BHS '58 and Gary Lundquist, BHS '62 (1944-2009).

Their parents were Carl (1907-1988) and Anne (1912-1966) Lundquist and they lived on the corner of Angeleno and BelAire in Burbank..

After college graduation, Bud married Patricia Palmer and they had three children: Karen, Kristine and Charles. Bud was an engineer in the aerospace industry. In the late 1970's they divorced. Bud then married Lori.

He also leaves behind three grandchildren: Veronica, Steven and Nicole.

Carl will be missed by many.

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Robert Lee "Bob" Crawford, BHS 1964

Robert Crawford passed away in an auto accident in Reno, Nevada on November 29, 2012.  He was 67.  He was buried at Forest Lawn Glendale next to other family members. 

He had recently moved from Santa Clarita back to Reno where he had lived in previous years.  Robert was born August 3, 1945 and grew up in Burbank, attending Central Elementary and Jordan Jr. High.  He began high school at Burroughs and then transferred to BHS for his last two years.  

For about twelve years from the early 1970's until the early 1980's Robert worked for the City of Burbank in the Streets Department in the Asphalt Division. 

Robert was predeceased by his son, Paul Crawford.  He is survived by his parents, Richard "Dick" Crawford, BHS '39, and Betty Crawford, Glendale High '41, of Friendly Valley in Santa Clarita, who have been married for 71 years; his older brother, Richard James Crawford, JBHS '61, of Canyon Country; and is also survived by two daughters. 

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Gladys Johnson Haynes, BHS 1946

Gladys Johnson Haynes passed away early Sunday morning, March 3, 2013, at her home in Burbank.  She was 84.  About two years ago she was diagnosed with cancer.  She also had diabetes.  Only a few weeks before her death her health worsened significantly.  She had had help from Hospice for only about two weeks when she passed away.
Gladys worked for many years for the Burbank Board of Education before her retirement.  Her husband, Jim Haynes, worked for the Burbank Unified School District for many years before his retirement from JBHS.  Both Gladys and Jim were in the BHS '46 Class.
Gladys is survived by her husband of more than 60 years, Jim Haynes; her 3 children, Julie, Kathy, and Bob; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.
Memorial Service for Gladys Johnson Haynes will be:
Saturday, March 30, 2013
11:00 A.M.
Tujunga United Methodist Church
9901 Tujunga Canyon Blvd.
Tujunga, CA  91042
(818) 473-4185
Interment of Cremated Remains will be on Monday, 
April 1, 2013 at Glen Haven Memorial Park
13017 Lopez Canyon Rd.
Sylmar, CA  91342